Refrigeration Technician

Bemana, LLC - Buffalo, NY


The Refrigeration Technician Journeyman will perform skilled maintenance, troubleshooting, installation, repair and inspection work on complex refrigeration equipment. Performs installs, repairs, adjustments and replacement of refrigeration components, such as compressors, engines, coils, and electrical systems. Enhances service department and organizations reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing work that meets and exceeds customer expectations. Practices and promotes a safety culture.


What You Will Do:


• Inspects, maintains and repairs refrigeration units, and all systems/components related to heavy duty tractors, trailers, and refrigeration units

• Tests systems, components and connections using electrical, mechanical and Freon test equipment

• Troubleshooting of refrigeration units.

• Compressor repair

• Soldering and brazing of refrigerant lines

• Charges and leak checks refrigeration systems

• Performs pre-start up checks on equipment and communicates repairs necessary

• Read complex wiring diagrams, blue prints, and schematics

• Performs and interprets diagnostic testing to determine malfunctions on all equipment types

• Verifies equipment performance by conducting system tests, and downloads

• Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading technical and regulation publications

• Requisitions material and supplies from supervisor; and orders from stock room

• Rebuilding components on equipment

• Complete all Repair Orders in a timely manner ensuring all labor and parts are charged to the appropriate unit

• Attend to all company training classes


You Have:


• Ability to operates all equipment in a safe and efficient manner

• Capacity to demonstrate technical knowledge of refrigeration systems, materials, methods and tools to perform, prioritize and complete work

• Utilize critical thinking skills, problem solving abilities, and exercises good judgment when completing tasks in an efficient, correct and productive manner

• Active listening skills, oral/written comprehension and commitment to perform quality service

• Specialized knowledge to analyze and solve complex problems

• Learn and understand time constraints associated with specific repairs within time guide standards

• Continuous, concentrated mental and visual effort to plan and perform complex work safely

• Knowledgeable of computer related applications and software

What You Will Need:

• Possess aptitude in a technical and mechanical role and willingness to learn about Transport Refrigeration Units (TRU’s).

• Must possess a valid driver’s license.

• Make yourself available to become 608/609 refrigerant certified.

• Commercial or Industrial HVAC/R experience would be considered.

General Items:

• Must own and develop personal tools to improve the quantity and quality of repairs

• Work in a safe manner, stretching and loosening up prior to work, lifting properly

• Proper paperwork associated s/n, cause, correction, and final inspection

• Precise tech write up and completeness

• Ability to work on- call schedule and overtime

• Clean driving record


What Company Offers:


• Competitive salary

• Comprehensive benefits including medical, dental and vision insurance

• 401(k)

• Annual Tool and Shoe Allowance; Uniforms

• On-going paid training

• Tuition Reimbursement

Posted On: Thursday, September 10, 2020

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